Cell Blocked

knox county detention facility

Sheriff Spangler shows the jail’s cramped quarters to county commissioners and makes his case for expansion.

Debate Day Is Here

blackburn bredesen

Bredesen and Blackburn square off at UT’s Baker Center (with Taylor Swift riding shotgun)

Engagement Party

UT Engagement Conference 10-9-18

The University of Tennessee seeks better ways to connect faculty and students to the needs of Knoxville.

In the Jailhouse Now

Sheriff's Office website

Sheriff Tom Spangler invites County Commission to talk overcrowding at the county detention center.

Recode, Round 3

Recode Knoxville map page

MPC prepares to release the latest revisions to the rewrite of the city’s zoning code, with a series of public meetings.


Karl Dean appearing at ACT-ET forum 10/7/18

An alliance of East Tennessee social activists debuts with a candidate forum featuring a roster of Democrats. (Republicans were invited.)